"All mothers are slightly insane."

Holden Caulfield, the Catcher in the Rye.

"She’s like smoke: you think you’re seeing her clearly enough, but when you reach for her there’s nothing there."

Ryū Murakami 

Everything you love is here

(via lovequotesrus)

"Where can we hide in fair weather, we orphans of the storm?"

Evelyn Waugh, from Brideshead Revisited  (via radiumangel)

"Therefore, tell me:
what will engage you?
What will open the dark fields of your mind,
like a lover
at first touching?"

Mary Oliver, from Flare (via mirroir)

"Let everything happen to you.
Beauty and terror.
Just keep going.
No feeling is final."

Rainer Maria Rilke  (via mirroir)

"I’m full of poetry now. Rot and poetry. Rotten poetry."

Ernest Hemingway, The Snows of Kilimanjaro. (via wordsnquotes)

"Bubble gum angels swooped from top margins or scraped their wings between teeming paragraphs, maidens with golden hair dripped sea blue tears into the books spine, grape-colored whales spouted blood around a newspaper item (pasted in) listing arrivals to the endangered species list. Six hatchlings cried from shattered shells near an entry made on Easter. Cecilia had filled the pages with a profusion of colors and curlicues, candyland ladders and striped shamrocks."

Jeffrey Eugenides, The Virgin Suicides (via dollpeach)

"Good people are like candles; they burn themselves up to give others light"

Turkish Proverb (via catic)

i almost made the worst decision of my life last night